The Shawshank Redemption
The Shawshank Redemption is a 1994 American drama film written and directed by Frank Darabont, based on the 1982 Stephen King novella Rita Hayworth and Shawshank Redemption. The film stars Tim Robbins as Andy Dufresne, a banker who is sentenced to life in Shawshank State Penitentiary for the murder of his wife and her lover, despite his claims of innocence.
What Book Is The Shawshank Redemption In?
The Shawshank Redemption is not part of any book. It was originally published as a novella by Stephen King in 1982, but it has since been adapted into a feature-length film. The movie was released in 1994 and has become one of the most beloved films of all time.
The novella was included in the collection Different Seasons, which also includes three other novellas by Stephen King: Apt Pupil, The Body, and The Breathing Method. Different Seasons was first published in 1982 and has since been re-released several times.